TITLE

Flee Market

AUTHOR(S)
Berman, Paul
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
New Republic;06/12/2000, Vol. 222 Issue 24, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Argues that the American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations should concentrate on social and economic inequality in the United States instead of foreign trade. Opinion that social inequality in the U.S derived political decisions, rather market forces; World-wide fascination with the growth of international trade; Opinion about the impact of the increase in absolute wealth in Mexico on the improvement of social inequality.
ACCESSION #
3199412

 

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